Extra Funds Secured for Bonner Schools

The Morrison Government will deliver up to $200,000 to local schools in Bonner through a new $30.2 million Local Schools Community Fund. Member for Bonner Ross Vasta says money is available for local schools to fund projects that benefit students and the school community. “All 42 schools in Bonner will be eligible to apply for…

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AUSTRALIAN FRIENDSHIP GRANTS NOW OPEN

Round Two of Australian Aid Friendship Grants are now open for charities, local government groups and organisations. Since starting last year, this three-year program has allocated $10 million to strengthen our relationships between our not-for-profit organisations and our neighbours in the Indo-Pacific region. Eligible non-profit organisations can apply for a one-off grant from $30,000 right…

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DEMENTIA FUNDING WELL SPENT IN QLD

The $185 million Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care 10 year mission funded through the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) has been well invested according to Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta during a recent to visit the Queensland Brain Institute at the University of Queensland. Announced by the Liberal-National Government last year, The Clem Jones…

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Delivered: Tax Relief for over 70,000 Locals

Around 71,375 low and middle income earners in Bonner will start to receive immediate tax relief from next week. “The Coalition Government has delivered on its promise to build a better tax system and provide more tax relief in Bonner,” Mr Vasta said. “This will ensure low and middle income earners in Bonner will keep…

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$6 MILLION TO PROTECT KOALAS IN BONNER

A re-elected Morrison Government will invest up to $6 million to support Koala populations in South East Queensland and northern NSW as part of our plan for a cleaner environment. The initiative includes on ground action to protect Koala habitat areas, enhance the corridors that connect local populations and funding for three Koala and wildlife…

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NEW MT GRAVATT DO-JO BUILDING KICKED OFF

Construction has officially begun on the brand new federally funded Australian Academy Martial Arts Do-Jo building in Mount Gravatt. After years of hard work, this week ten concrete trucks arrived at the site in Carsen Lane to pour the 26m by 12m slab on which the Do-jo will be built. Federal Member for Bonner Ross…

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ELECTION WRAP DONATED TO HELP PEOPLE IN ZAMBIA

At the end of every Federal election there are always metres and metres of plastic wrap leftover, instead of putting them into landfill Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta has found a very important use for the material in Africa. Mr Vasta said following the 2013 election he spoke to David Forde at Wynnum Christian…

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